Addis Ababa March 09/2017 Ethiopian Airlines announced that it will be part of the annual Global Greening initiative of St. Patrick’s Day on March 17, 2017.
As part of the "Greenification of the World" campaign launched by the Irish Tourism Board 8 years ago, Africa’s first Ethiopian A350 will join a string of world landmarks in this campaign, according to a press release of the airline.
According to the press release, Ethiopian CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said the airline is “proud to join the world global landmarks for St. Patrick’s Day greening Africa’s first A350 XWB, our latest and game changing flying machine”.
The A350 is among the notable landmarks in Ethiopian’s 70-year history, with which Ethiopian has pioneered the extra effect to the African continent, it was indicated.
The CEO pointed out that “this collaboration is a continuation of the long standing social, cultural and economic collaboration between Ethiopia and Ireland.”